Machine tool builder Mazak says more than 1,400 manufacturers from North and Central America attended its “Your Manufacturing Future? Refocus, Rediscover and Reinvent” event, which recently took place at its Florence, Kentucky headquarters. Also known as “R3,” the 3-day event introduced new technology and strategies designed to help American manufacturers achieve success.
Seminars topics included automation, MT Connect, multitasking, probing and advanced tooling technologies. Manufacturers of tooling, workholding and automation products partnered with the machine builder to help attendees optimize operations. In addition to seminars, the event offered productivity demonstrations on newly introduced products.